BulSU Otaku Club together with ADCORE and in cooperation Anime Cosplay Empire (ACE) and Red Cloud Events and Productions held its Otaku Jutsu No Daigaku last April 27 at the Bulacan State University Gym.
The event featured trivia games, karaoke contest and individual cosplay competition. There were also anime clan group booth, merchandise booths and Gundam display from a local toy collector group.
One of the booths, Otaku Asia Anime Magazine and PSICOM Publishing were giving away free copies of Otaku Vault and Anime Recommendation magazines at the event. They also revealed that a new anime magazine titled Otaku Asia Anime Magazine will be released soon.
One of the main highlights of the event was Naruto Cosplayer PH’s Otaku Encore: Cosplay Idol competition. It was integrated with the individual cosplay competition.
Forty cosplayers registered for the competition. Some participants showcased their talents for their bid in the Cosplay Idol title.
Animax Ani-mate Finalist Ira Orduna and photographer Dee Jocson were the event’s special guests. They were also the guest judges for the cosplay competition and Cosplay Idol.
Christopher Oreto cosplaying as Naruto Shippuden’s Kankuro won the Cosplay Idol title and he will advance along with Lester Espiritu which was cosplaying as Pyramid Head and top 2 of the competition, to the Cosplay Idol Finals to be held in Starmall Mandaluyong on May 24-25, 2013.
You can check the full list of winners here ~ “Kankuro wins Cosplay Idol Title at BulSU”
The event ended with trivia games and prizes from Sugar Free and Blue and Animax being given away.
You can check out the event’s photo album at animeph Facebook page.